(Reasons Why I'm A) Grumpy Old Trout
After my last little rant, please don’t shoot me, but… yes, there are some serious perks to being a stay-at-home mum. Today I relished one of them. 751 more words
1 week, 2 days
Holding together the jello
You know the old cliché of boys hiding under their covers in bed, reading comic books with a flashlight.
Well, I think my son might be doing that. 663 more words
2 weeks, 6 days
The other night we were having a rather loud “discussion” about the need to call a plumber for our septic system that seems to have acquired a bad attitude lately. 150 more words
The Adventures of Supermom
Leah: Mama, wanna see a magic trick?
Leah: I am going to make myself disappear! Close your eyes and no peeking!
I close my eyes and immediately hear the pitter patter of little footsteps, then the creak of a door, then a slam. 17 more words
The other day I was getting the kids ready to leave the house when I went to get Leah and saw that the bathroom door was shut and locked. 50 more words
1 month, 1 week
My friend AW nominated me on the current FB theme doing the rounds: list 3 things you’re grateful for, for 5 days. Well, I thought I’d be a bit more efficient than usual and join it with a blog post. 559 more words
1 month, 3 weeks
Saturday – hooray!
After Midi dropped such a sweary clanger last night, I calmly explained to her that anyone hearing her use bad language wouldn’t want her playing with their children. 2,615 more words